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Play Spotify Music on Devices via Plex Media Server

author By Harper North
Updated on: April 23, 2024
Category: Spotify Music Tips

Plex Media Server is a great program for managing fast-growing media libraries at home. It is designed to create a complete solution for all local and online media needs and acts as a central media management database for transferring all content (such as music, video) to various playback devices such as iOS / Android, Windows / Mac Computers, PS4 and other game consoles, Xbox One, or TV console, Roku, Amazon Alexa, Chromecast, etc.

Stream Spotify Music with Plex Media Server

As Spotify music files ARE not allowed to be played on any other players other than Spotify's media players. If you want to transfer Spotify music to Plex Media Server or other devices for playing, you can try to use a powerful Sidify Music Converter for help. Fortunately, Sidify Music Converter provides the best solutions to us.

Sidify Music Converter ( For Windows | For Mac ) is well-designed for legally downloading music or playlist from Spotify to plain MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, AIFF or ALAC format with the best audio quality. Besides, Sidify Music Converter can preserve Artwork and all metadata (including title, artist, album, artwork, track number, etc.). After the conversion, you can play the converted music with its original quality on any mobile devices that compatible with MP3 format, such as, iPhone, iPod, PSP, Zune, MP3 player, Android device, TV, etc.


If you want a tool to convert any streaming music (including Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music, Tidal, Deezer, YouTube, YouTube Music, SoundCloud, DailyMotion …) to MP3, Sidify All-In-One is the go-to choice.

Sidify Music Converter

Sidify Music Converter

  • okDownload Spotify music to MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, AIFF, ALAC without Premium;
  • okStream Spotify Music for free without ads;
  • okBurn Spotify Music to CD or share to others via Email.

Part 1: How to Record Audio from Spotify Music

Step 1Choose Conversion Mode

Upon starting Sidify Music Converter, you need to choose one conversion mode to start: Spotify App or Spotify Webplayer. (>> App Mode vs Webplayer Mode)

choose conversion mode

As demo, let's select the Spotify app mode to access the interface of Sidify as below. Spotify music app will be launched automatically.

Main interface of Sidify Music Converter

Step 2Add Spotify Music to Sidify Program

Then click on Add button button, a new adding-window will pop up to let you paste the URL of Spotify music. Or you can directly drag & drop the music or playlist from Spotify to Sidify Music Converter.

add spotify music

Step 3Customize the Output Settings

Then click on Setting button button to customize the output parameters including output format, output quality, conversion mode and output path. Here you can choose MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, AIFF or ALAC as the output format and High (320) kbps as the output quality.

Choose Output Format as MP3

Step 4Start Conversion

Press "Convert" button to start converting Spotify music or playlists to plain format. The conversion process will complete soon and you can click on the "Converted" button to find the well-converted Spotify music.

Downloading and Converting

Part 2: How to Stream Spotify Music Files via Plex Media Server

Now, just look at the simple steps on how to stream Spotify Music songs to your any other device via Plex Media Server. Before we start, please make sure that all the converted Spotify Music files on your PC are well organized in your media folder.

Step 1Install Plex Media Server on PC

Head to the page to download and install Plex Media Server on your PC. Plex Media Server will launch automatically when the installation is complete. Then sign in your user name and password of Plex account from the prompt window, if not, click Sign up.

Sign in Plex Media Server

Step 2Add the Converted Spotify Music Songs to Plex

After complete the server setup, you can click "ADD LIBRARY" >  Music to add the music library you saved the converted Apple Music songs. Then click "NEXT" button and select "Browse for media folder" and select the folder that houses your music files. Finally, you can click "Add library" to complete the adding process.

Add music library to Plex

Step 3Stream Spotify Music Songs on Other Device with Plex

Now, you can turn into the control panel for Plex server like the picture shows.

Method 1:

Take your device you want to stream Spotify Music songs to and search Plex app on phone/tablet/game/Roku/Xbox One/TV's app store, then download and install it on your device. Click "Sign In" to enter the same user name and password you created when you set up your server. Finally, the media collection page will show up and you can access the files from the media server control panel.

Music in Plex

Method 2:

You can add Spotify Music by browsing from media folder. And then transfer the converted songs from your computer to Plex. After that, you can see your songs are in Plex. So you can listen to them with Plex.

Browse for Media Folder
Play Music with Plex

Note: The trial version of Sidify Music Converter enables us to convert the first minute of each audio file, you can unlock the time limitation by purchasing the full version.

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Harper North | Staff Writer

Harper is a content writer with a profound understanding of the streaming music landscape and a specialization in music converters. She creates informative content on tools, techniques, and trends in music conversion, providing expert advice, detailed reviews, and guides.

Important Notes

Sidify strictly complies with the US copyright regulations. We adopt a leading technology to record the unencrypted audio data which is outputted to the system sound device, with the highest quality.

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